Tuesday, March 08, 2011


For the time being... I am staying at home today.
I have a nasty cold.

First head cold in about a year... not bad.

ABOVE:  not a bad idea... but loo paper might really hurt me nostrils after a while....

ABOVE:  well I wish there was a remedy for sneezing cos when I sneeze I almost piddle  me knickers!  Or blast me head off!  Massive things they are.

I don't know how Steve is yet, he's still in bed... I hope he doesn't get my cold as well .... add that to sore ears and he would be right miserable.

ONWARD... (Oh and Coco is 1 year old today, she has become a  really adorable addition to our family)

By 11am I was starting to feel a bit better... but just to be sure, I decided to do some 'self medicating'... and the only way I know how to do that is:

I couldn't resist these two patterns
I can't wait to make the giraffe!

ABOVE:  Steve got himself a Fedora hat too... he looks quite dashing .... We make good looking kids! ha ha ha

Kids are due home in an hour so I'm going to make the most of it and watch some mindless tv...

CHRISTY:  lol at you!  I will do my best to make you a giraffe Chick!

End of Day:  got a bloody annoying cough now.  It kicks in after dinner and goes on all night.   Grrrrr... not happy Jan.
DIET: so - so.
nite nite


  1. Anonymous6:24 AM

    I'm so sorry you have a bad cold!! It's so miserable! I love the little gizmo of toilet paper on the head. Someone needs to come up for one for kleenix. I hope Steve is on an antibiotic by now and that his ears are better! You guys are falling apart! Bless your hearts! ...debbie Happy Birthday Coco!!!! Are you having a party with all her friends?

  2. Happy Birthday to sweet little Coco!
    I hope both you and Steve feel better soon!

  3. Hope you feel better soon chris
    Happy Birthday coco have a good day and hi to teddy too

  4. It is commendable that you still have your sense of humor! I do piddle me knickers with a big KACHOO!
    Look on you tube for the man cold video it's funny. Hope you feel better SOON!!

  5. So sorry to hear you're "under the weather" Chris....but those photos are so cute, especially the first one. The second one really gave me a good laugh! Hope you're feeling much better soon!

    And Happy Birthday to Coco. Wow, that year went by fast!



  6. Head colds are the pits, sore nostrils are worse and well sneezing and accidents enough said, I do hope you rest up and stay warm...............

    ***Happy Birthday Coco***

  7. hope you feel better soon!

  8. I have the same thing happening in my head atm... grr!

    Hope you feel better soon!

    K :)

  9. OH dear, I am so sorry that you're feeling bad. Stay in your jammies, lay around and let everyone else take care of YOU for a change. And I think that toilet paper pic is brilliant..haha.

    Happy Birthday Coco..kissesss

  10. Oh the giraffe is so, SO cute.

    I will definitely buy one from you for Corby!!!

    If you make one in blues/greens/reds I will buy the first one! Let me know what suits you... xxxxxx

  11. Anonymous4:58 PM

    Loving the giraffe pattern too - very groovy... And I hear ya with the cold thing - feeling quite stuffy today and a bit of a sore throat... must be the cooler air or something...

    Hope you feel better soon.

    Kate (kittie444@hotmail.com)

  12. Not joking! Name your price!

  13. Mannn, I can never wear hats. I look downright silly in them now matter which ones I choose. I have a weird head or something.

  14. Must be the season for illnesses. My son has pink eye and has to stay out of school for a few days. I hope you get over your cold soon!

  15. Same here about the cough! Once I start I can't stop. its so annoying.

  16. rub vicks on your feet dont ask me how or why but it works.

  17. Hope you're already feeling better by the time you read this.

    Like the cat with the bug pic!

  18. Way to spend time inside crafting! :)

    And happy birthday to dear Coco xox.

  19. Colds are just no fun. Hopefully you will kick it out in short order. Steve is looking quite cool in his new hat!

  20. Hopefully you will be feeling better by the time you read this. Take care and rest up. (I agree winter is endless here, enjoy that warm weather for me.)

  21. i could totally use a toilet paper hat!

    p.s. hope you are feeling better :)

  22. Sorry to hear you have a cold. I had one and was finally able to get rid of the bothersome cough. Glad you started to feel better for a little while at least!

    Happy Birthday Miss. Coco!


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